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Survey for Housing and Community Development Needs in Bloomington-Normal

Survey for Housing and Community Development Needs in Bloomington-Normal

March 18, 2019
Keywords : Housing, Survey, Community Development

Bloomington and Normal are working to improve housing and neighborhoods, with approximately $1 million in federal funding received each year to drive that work forward. The City and Town have partnered with the McLean County Regional Planning Commission to develop a plan to allocate those scarce...

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MCRPC issues RFQ for Vision Zero

MCRPC issues RFQ for Vision Zero

February 21, 2019

The McLean County Regional Planning Commission seeks to develop a Vision Zero Action Plan for the
metropolitan planning area and the County, founded on the optimum combination of principles
and goals derived from the various initiatives to achieve zero highway deaths. Implementation of
this plan...

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Speaker announced for Community Information Forum

Speaker announced for Community Information Forum

February 21, 2019

Carla Bailo, President and CEO of Ann Arbor, MI based Center for Automotive Research (CAR) will be the featured speaker at the McLean County Regional Planning Commission’s (MCRPC) Fourteenth Annual Community Information Forum. Bailo will speak on oncoming deployment of autonomous vehicles.

The...

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MCRPC will use grant funds to establish an annual TLC program

MCRPC will use grant funds to establish an annual TLC program

December 20, 2018

MCRPC will use its allocation of IDOT’s State Metropolitan Planning grant funds to establish an annual Transportation and Land Use Connections (TLC) Program, either through grants to local governments and agencies for specific project proposals, or to support MCRPC as it carries out relevant...

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Greenways needs your photos!

Greenways needs your photos!

October 30, 2018

As you're out and about this fall and winter going to sites on this website, we would love to see photos of you, friends, and/or families exploring the places you went and showing us what you saw. Photos will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Demonstrating use of the...

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National Community Planning Month is Here

National Community Planning Month is Here

October 5, 2018

National Community Planning Month is Here

All month long we’re celebrating the lasting value that inclusive planning brings McLean County. Get to know the planners in your community; learn about the local planning initiatives underway; and maybe even attend your first planning-related...

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BN Vitals: Checking the Pulse of McLean County

BN Vitals: Checking the Pulse of McLean County

September 27, 2018

What is BN Advantage? BN Advantage is a strategy to advance the region's vitality and foster growth by building on McLean County's reputation as an employment and lifestyle destination. The strategy identified establishing five task forces- talent/workforce, marketing/communications, quality of...

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Town of Normal Comprehensive Plan Receives State Award

Town of Normal Comprehensive Plan Receives State Award

September 27, 2018
Keywords : Town of Normal, Comprehensive Plan

Normal, IL –  September 19, 2018 – The Town of Normal Comprehensive Plan is drawing praise within months of its adoption.  The Plan will receive the Daniel Burnham Award for an Outstanding Comprehensive Plan from the Illinois chapter of the American Planning Association (ILAPA).  Named in honor...

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Public Review - 2018 Title VI Plan

Public Review - 2018 Title VI Plan

August 24, 2018
Keywords : Title VI, transportation, accessability

We want you to be part of planning our community's future - tell us how we can bring down barriers and bring you to the table.

 

MCRPC is publishing its newly revised plan to protect the rights of everyone we reach out to in our community – the 2018 Title VI Plan.  This is our guide to how we...

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